Today’s fast-paced marketplace demands that businesses think fast. Crowdsourcing can help all types of businesses keep on top of trends and stay competitive. This course will show you how to leverage all types of crowdsourcing (including microwork, macrowork, crowdvoting, crowdcontests, crowdwisdom, and crowdfunding) to kickstart your business’ growth.
What Topics are Covered?
- What is crowdsourcing?
- The crowdsourcing process
- Choosing your crowdsourcing platform
- Types of crowdsourcing (microwork, macrowork, crowdvoting, crowdcontests, crowdwisdom, and crowdfunding)
- Social media and crowdsourcing
- Engaging the crowd
- Test driving
What Will Students Learn?
- Define what crowdsourcing is and its value to businesses
- Determine when crowdsourcing makes sense for a project
- Describe the crowdsourcing process
- Identify platforms and social media tools that can support your crowdsourcing campaigns
- Describe the major types of crowdsourcing, including microwork, macrowork, crowdvoting, crowdcontests, crowdwisdom, and crowdfunding
- Attract and engage your crowd
Once done, you may get a certificate certified by the Filipino Institute, an internationally accredited organization, for a fee of AED 70. To know more about the free online courses, contact Dean Oliver at firstname.lastname@example.org or send him a WhatsApp message at +971-58-2439959.
- Lectures 16
- Quizzes 1
- Duration 18 hours
- Language English
- Students 11
- Assessments Yes
Lesson One: Course Overview
Students will have an opportunity to identify their personal learning objectives.
Lesson Two: What Is Crowdsourcing?
To begin, students will learn what crowdsourcing is and where it came from. They will also explore some terms related to crowdsourcing. To wrap up the lesson, students will consider the business value of crowdsourcing.
Lesson Three: The Crowdsourcing Process
In this lesson, students will learn about the six stages of the crowdsourcing process.
Lesson Four: Choosing Your Crowdsourcing Platform
Next, students will learn what a crowdsourcing platform is. They will also explore some popular platforms.
Lesson Five: Types of Crowdsourcing
This lesson will explore the major forms of crowdsourcing: crowdvoting, crowdcontests, microwork, macrowork, crowdwisdom, and crowdfunding. A capping group exercise rounds out this part of the course.
Lesson Seven: Engaging the Crowd
Next, students will learn how to use the five C’s to recruit and engage a crowd.
Lesson Eight: Test Driving
To wrap things up, students will develop a list of tips and tricks to take away with them.
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